Thursday, November 6, 2014

Classified Ads/Community News for Nov. 6

Island School Fifth Grade Play

  • Leather sleeper sofa, made by American Furniture.  Not your typical sleeper, nice firm futon like mattress. Selling for $800 or best offer.  Please contact Kori King, 808-635-4420.
  • Astrolight massage table for sale, excellent condition, $300 or best offer. Please contact Kori King at 808-635-4420.

  • Changing table & Bookshelf. Selling both pieces for $200, in excellent condition.  Please contact Emiko Meyers at 808-639-2190.

Kaua‘i Winter Math Enrichment Program
Math Enrichment Classes for students currently in grades 2 (more advanced students only), 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, or 8 this fall of 2014.This math enrichment program will involve using math manipulatives to explore math concepts and will involve solving math problems and math puzzles. Students who are fluent in math facts are welcomed to attend the program.

Dates*: December 29, 2014 to January 8, 2015 (no classes January 1, 2015)
Place: Wilcox Elementary School
Time: 9:00am - 1:30pm
Cost: $320 for 8 days sessions and $20 non-refundable registration fee

*One week session: December 29, 2014 to January 2 may be available. Email Gloria at or call Gloria at (845) 558-1823 if interested.

This program is designed to reinforce the math concepts and skills through use of math manipulatives and puzzles. State certified and experienced math teachers will teach students the strategies to use critical thinking skills to solve rigorous math problems, which may or may not address the Common Core Math Standards. To motivate students and allow them to have fun learning, cooperative learning and playing math games will be part of this program.

Tutoring  --  Study Skills  -- Organization and Time Management
ALL iSchool subjects except Spanish, plus programming and Latin
Individual or Small Group          Lihu‘e to North Shore
Lexa Mink-Flacco, IS ’11 and now studying Computer Science and Classics at UH Manoa, is on-island this year and offering tutoring services.

While at IS, she took and did well in 4 classes with Mr. Bray, 7 science classes, and 3 years of Chinese; plus Creative Writing, AutoCAD, a year of Calculus at KCC. She’s also worked with children and adults with Asperger’s and autism spectrum disorder.

Individual instruction is $30 an hour with a 1-hour minimum.

Coming soon  -  very inexpensive small-group supervised and assisted study sessions afternoons at Island School and evenings in Princeville.

You can reach Lexa at 808.652.9896 or by email to